Category Archives: Native Americans

Saturday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Sun Rise in Peace

David & Steve Gordon released two albums of world drum and percussion music in 2009, an upbeat recording titled Drum Cargo: Rhythms of Fire, and an album of quiet drum beats with crystal bowls and native flutes titled Meditation Drum, … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Power Animals

Also in the early 2000s, the Gordons introduced a second record label imprint, Sequoia Groove, specializing in chill-out music compilations, including the Buddha-Lounge series that charted in Billboard in 2004,[11] Cafe de Luna, Hotel Tara, and others; and world music … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Sunset Ceremony

In 2006, the Gordon brothers released Soothing Sanctuary, ambient music with nature sounds, a re-version of the earlier release “Sanctuary” (so stated in the liner notes) with new arrangements and remastering. Also in 2006 came Shaman’s Vision Journey, featuring shamanic … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Return Journey

Following a sequel in 1996 titled Sacred Spirit Drums, their 1999 release Drum Medicine entered Billboard’s Top New Age Albums chart in April, 2000,[1] and also in 2000, received the Coalition of Visionary Retailers Record of the Year and Best … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Prayer for the Four Directions

Beginning in 1994 with Sacred Earth Drums, David & Steve Gordon branched out into world fusion music, adding African, Middle Eastern and Native American drums and percussion plus Native American flute and Incan pan pipes to the mix, along with … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Sacred Spirit Drums |Guardian Spirit

David & Steve Gordon are New Age music and chillout music recording duo, record producers and founders of the independent label Sequoia Records.[1][2] They have recorded more than 25 albums ranging from traditional new age music[clarification needed] and ambient meditative … Continue reading

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Justice Department Selects First Indian Country Legal Fellow

Charisse Arce was recently chosen by Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., from a large pool of highly talented and qualified individuals, as the first Gaye L. Tenoso Indian Country Legal Fellow. Arce of Bristol Bay, will serve a three-year … Continue reading

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